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Butte County, California (CA)

County population in 2019: 219,186 (81% urban, 19% rural); it was 203,171 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 33,742
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 17,249
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 48,333
Renter-occupied apartments: 36,627 (it was 31,233 in 2000)
% of renters here:

39%
State:

44%

Land area: 1639 sq. mi.

Water area: 37.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 134 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Butte County: 92.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (27.4%), Retail trade (13.0%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (11.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 70%
  • Government: 21%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 9%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Butte County, CA (2019)
    • 155,13670.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 37,73117.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 10,9255.0%Two or more races
    • 9,7634.5%Asian alone
    • 3,7581.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,0670.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 5270.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 2790.1%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

36.9 years
California median age:

37.0 years
Males: 108,389  (49.5%)
Females: 110,797  (50.5%)
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Average household size:
Butte County:

2.0 people
California:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $62,563 ($31,924 in 1999)
This county:

$62,563
California:

$80,440

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $935 (lower quartile is $696, upper quartile is $1,266)
This county:

$935
State:

$1486


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $336,600 (it was $116,200 in 2000)
Butte:

$336,600
California:

$568,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $208,000 - $485,300

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $383,634
Here:

$383,634
State:

$765,845

Townhouses or other attached units: $397,190
Here:

$397,190
State:

$677,010

In 2-unit structures: $579,545
Here:

$579,545
State:

$1,050,336

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $410,398
Here:

$410,398
State:

$661,682

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $267,070
Here:

$267,070
State:

$672,204

Mobile homes: $133,000
Here:

$133,000
State:

$158,037

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $115,450
Here:

$115,450
State:

$99,065

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,688
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $531

Institutionalized population: 1,828

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 5
  • Rapes: 33
  • Robberies: 36
  • Assaults: 161
  • Burglaries: 787
  • Thefts: 881
  • Auto thefts: 43

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 12
  • Robberies: 21
  • Assaults: 121
  • Burglaries: 867
  • Thefts: 1058
  • Auto thefts: 30
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 626 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 1998: 881 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 1999: 1023 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 2000: 965 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2001: 1023 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2002: 1152 buildings, average cost: $118,500
  • 2003: 1441 buildings, average cost: $126,200
  • 2004: 1498 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2005: 1493 buildings, average cost: $133,700
  • 2006: 1189 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2007: 804 buildings, average cost: $142,100
  • 2008: 532 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2009: 306 buildings, average cost: $178,500
  • 2010: 157 buildings, average cost: $187,800
  • 2011: 202 buildings, average cost: $196,900
  • 2012: 213 buildings, average cost: $207,000
  • 2013: 307 buildings, average cost: $221,500
  • 2014: 355 buildings, average cost: $207,400
  • 2015: 356 buildings, average cost: $279,800
  • 2016: 445 buildings, average cost: $150,900
  • 2017: 457 buildings, average cost: $216,000
  • 2018: 595 buildings, average cost: $216,200
  • 2019: 885 buildings, average cost: $217,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Butte, CA residents
Average permit cost in Butte, CA
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,734 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,595 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Butte, CA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Butte, CA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Butte, CA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.9%
Butte County:

15.9%
California:

11.8%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.7% for Black residents, 16.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.9% for American Indian residents, 13.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 14.1% for other race residents, 22.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 36.9 years old
(Males: 35.9 years old, Females: 38.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.1 years old, Black residents: 30.0 years old, American Indian residents: 34.9 years old, Asian residents: 28.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.5 years old, Other race residents: 27.0 years old)

Area name: Chico, CA MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Butte County is $562 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $678 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $956 a month.

Cities in this county include: Chico, Paradise, Oroville, Magalia, Oroville East, South Oroville, Thermalito, Palermo, Gridley, Durham.

Butte County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Zip codeCityNumber of testsNumber of tests >= 4 pCi/L
95917Biggs20
95926Chico220
95927Chico30
95928Chico131
95940Feather Falls10
95941Forbestown10
95942Forest Ranch20
95948Gridley30
95954Magalia40
95965Oroville130
95966Oroville90
95969Paradise332
95973Chico70

2018 air pollution in Butte County:

Carbon Monoxide: 0.298 ppm (standard limit: 9 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Lead: 0.0056 µg/m3 (standard limit: 1.5 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.01 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.027 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 31.5 µg/m3. Above U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 16.6 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Significanly above U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Gloucester County, New Jersey , Delaware County, Indiana , Noble County, Ohio , Washington County, Pennsylvania , Union County, Ohio , Randolph County, Missouri .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.8%
California:

7.9%

Unemployment by year in Butte, CA
County total employment by year in Butte, CA
County average yearly wages by year in Butte, CA

Current college students: 25,780
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 30.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 15,700 (56.5% naturalized citizens)

Butte County:

7.2%
Whole state:

26.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2,4862010 or later
  • 3,3372000 to 2009
  • 4,1141990 to 1999
  • 4,4001980 to 1989
  • 1,8891970 to 1979
  • 3,291Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 90.7%

Butte County marital status for males Butte County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 52,297
  • One, attached: 2,341
  • Two: 2,644
  • 3 or 4: 5,212
  • 5 to 9: 4,276
  • 10 to 19: 2,599
  • 20 to 49: 2,240
  • 50 or more: 3,642
  • Mobile homes: 10,448
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 513

Housing units in Butte County with a mortgage: 27,661 (1,151 second mortgage, 2,973 home equity loan, 270 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 18,252

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

69.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Butte County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic34,1017
Evangelical Protestant22,822129
Other11,03136
Mainline Protestant6,27224
Black Protestant4754
Orthodox2802
None145,019-
Butte County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 50
Butte County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
This county:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
Butte County:

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 133
This county:

6.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Butte County:

9.0%
California:

7.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Butte County:

25.1%
State:

21.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.3%
State:

17.9%

Agriculture in Butte County:

Average size of farms: 179 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $118,407
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $1110.34
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.07%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.97%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $105,516
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 57.11%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 97.66%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $62,857
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 80.31%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 5.09
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 6.49%
Corn for grain: 54 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1132 harvested acres
Vegetables: 275 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 109,663 acres

Earthquake activity:

Butte County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 6681% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 135.3 miles away from Butte County center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 218.9 miles away from the county center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 227.2 miles away from the county center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 137.2 miles away from the county center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 172.5 miles away from Butte County center
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 175.7 miles away from the county center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • California Wildfires, Incident Period: August 14, 2020 - September 26, 2020, FEMA Id: 4558, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • California Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4482, Natural disaster type: Other
  • California Severe Winter Storms, Flooding, Landslides, And Mudslides, Incident Period: February 24, 2019 - March 1, 2019, FEMA Id: 4434, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • California Wildfires, Incident Period: November 8, 2018 - November 25, 2018, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4407-CA: November 12, 2018, FEMA Id: 4407, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • California Wildfires, Incident Period: October 8, 2017 - October 31, 2017, FEMA Id: 4344, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • California Severe Winter Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, Incident Period: February 1, 2017 - February 23, 2017, FEMA Id: 4308, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Flood
  • California Severe Winter Storms, Flooding, And Mudslides, Incident Period: January 3, 2017 - January 12, 2017, FEMA Id: 4301, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Flood
  • California Camp Fire, Incident Period: June 21, 2008 to December 31, 1969, Fire Management Assistance Declared: July 08, 2008, FEMA Id: 2782, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • California Wildfires, Incident Period: June 20, 2008 to August 20, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3287: June 28, 2008, FEMA Id: 3287, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • California Humboldt Fire, Incident Period: June 11, 2008 to June 18, 2008, Fire Management Assistance Declared: June 11, 2008, FEMA Id: 2771, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 15 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Butte County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Fires: 9, Winter Storms: 6, Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Butte

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 72,427 (76.3%)
  • Carpooled: 10,006 (10.5%)
  • Bus: 775 (0.8%)
  • Long-distance train or commuter rail: 46 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 1,481 (1.6%)
  • Bicycle: 1,989 (2.1%)
  • Walked: 2,907 (3.1%)
  • Worked at home: 5,322 (5.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (41%)
  • Laos (7%)
  • Thailand (5%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • India (3%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Butte County


  • American (14%)
  • European (7%)
  • German (6%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • English (5%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Butte County, California in 2000:

  • 2,545 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,036 people in nursing homes
  • 765 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 493 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 222 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 157 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 146 people in other group homes
  • 123 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 117 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 81 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 54 people in halfway houses
  • 54 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 35 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 35 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 6 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 6 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Butte County, California in 2010:

  • 1,772 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,162 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 557 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 371 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 364 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 311 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 177 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 119 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 54 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 34 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 9 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 2 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $61,627.

5.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,612 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.74%
California average:

5.03%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.29% relocated from other counties in California ($35,322 average AGI)
1.45% relocated from other states ($8,290 average AGI)
Butte County:

1.45%
California average:

1.72%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sacramento County, CA  0.37% ($40,815 average AGI)
from Sutter County, CA  0.25% ($44,526)
from Tehama County, CA  0.23% ($39,757)
from Glenn County, CA  0.22% ($42,801)
from Santa Clara County, CA  0.19% ($101,041)
from Shasta County, CA  0.19% ($41,811)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.19% ($34,762)


5.72% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,282 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
California average:

5.21%


0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($188 average AGI)
Butte County:

0.03%
California average:

0.09%

3.78% relocated to other counties in California ($28,549 average AGI)
1.91% relocated to other states ($14,545 average AGI)
Butte County:

1.91%
California average:

1.90%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sacramento County, CA  0.43% ($41,777 average AGI)
to Glenn County, CA  0.23% ($48,994)
to Sutter County, CA  0.22% ($39,958)
to Tehama County, CA  0.19% ($36,520)
to Placer County, CA  0.19% ($59,282)
to Shasta County, CA  0.18% ($43,933)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.17% ($40,341)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.9

Births per 1000 population in Butte County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Butte County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Butte County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Butte County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Butte County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Butte County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Butte County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Butte County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Butte County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 39,073 (31,470 aged, 7,603 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 4,001 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Butte County, California in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (4,316)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (2,694)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (2,390)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (2,352)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (2,019)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (1,707)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (927)
  • Congestive heart failure (813)
  • Unspecified dementia (758)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (679)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 38.6. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 22.4
  • Other - 16.3

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 170.8. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 90.1
  • Poisoning - 36.6
  • Suffocation - 29.8
  • Other - 14.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 219,186
  • Male householders: 37,958 (7,855 living alone), Female householders: 39,693 (12,841 living alone)
  • 35,724 spouses (35,252 opposite-sex spouses), 7,183 unmarried partners, (6,941 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 55,929 children (53,037 natural, 964 adopted, 1,928 stepchildren), 3,997 grandchildren, 4,581 brothers or sisters, 3,749 parents, 0 foster children, 4,756 other relatives, 19,888 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 5,728

Size of family households: 21,458 2-persons, 11,505 3-persons, 8,016 4-persons, 4,013 5-persons, 2,427 6-persons, 819 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 20,696 1-person, 6,250 2-persons, 1,215 3-persons, 872 4-persons, 290 5-persons, 90 6-persons.

29,106 married couples with children.
9,222 single-parent households (3,307 men, 5,915 women).

84.5% of residents of Butte speak English at home.
9.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (78% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
3.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (84% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,266,868,000 ($5,949 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $28,795,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $567,592,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $326,171,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $36,074,000
Federal grants: $278,075,000
Federal procurement contracts: $26,540,000 ($1,039,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $32,416,000 ($1,033,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $52,515,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $53,614,000
Federal Government insurance: $398,267,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 12,086
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

77 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 11,638
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

34 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +2,523
Here:

+12 per 1000 residents
State:

+39 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +8,273
Here +39 per 1000 residents
State -18 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Butte County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 45.38 millions of gallons per day (60% from ground, 40% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

3.9

Year house built in Butte County, California
  • Year house built in Butte County, California
  • 3,7562014 or later
  • 1,3032010 to 2013
  • 10,4262000 to 2009
  • 10,9581990 to 1999
  • 17,1261980 to 1989
  • 16,7161970 to 1979
  • 7,7031960 to 1969
  • 8,7631950 to 1959
  • 4,3761940 to 1949
  • 5,0851939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Butte County, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Butte County, California
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Butte County, California
  • 1841 room
  • 5992 rooms
  • 1,3213 rooms
  • 5,7924 rooms
  • 12,6375 rooms
  • 11,2746 rooms
  • 6,7897 rooms
  • 3,7798 rooms
  • 3,5389+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butte County, California
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butte County, California
  • 7451 room
  • 2,2822 rooms
  • 7,5213 rooms
  • 8,4544 rooms
  • 6,0905 rooms
  • 3,2726 rooms
  • 2,1057 rooms
  • 6528 rooms
  • 6179+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Butte County, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Butte County, California
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Butte County, California
  • 184no bedroom
  • 1,7551 bedroom
  • 10,4522 bedrooms
  • 24,1453 bedrooms
  • 8,2354 bedrooms
  • 1,1425+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butte County, California
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butte County, California
  • 950no bedroom
  • 6,9091 bedroom
  • 12,3662 bedrooms
  • 8,2603 bedrooms
  • 2,9364 bedrooms
  • 3175+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Butte County, California in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Butte County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Butte County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 1,265no vehicle
  • 10,2801 vehicle
  • 17,8532 vehicles
  • 8,8683 vehicles
  • 4,6464 vehicles
  • 3,0015+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Butte County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Butte County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 3,593no vehicle
  • 12,7341 vehicle
  • 11,0922 vehicles
  • 3,2823 vehicles
  • 4844 vehicles
  • 5535+ vehicles

81.2% of Butte County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 86% lived in California.

Butte County:

81.2%
State average:

87.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 160,439
  • Other state: 40,476
  • Northeast: 5,951
  • Midwest: 10,599
  • South: 11,983
  • West: 11,943
Year householders moved into unit in Butte County, CA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Butte County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 48.5%Utility gas
  • 22.9%Electricity
  • 16.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.9%Wood
  • 1.8%Solar energy
  • 0.7%Other fuel
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 50.8%Utility gas
  • 39.9%Electricity
  • 5.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Solar energy
  • 0.2%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,337
Here:

6.6%
California:

8.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 765
Here:

7.6%
California:

8.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,805
Here:

7.4%
California:

14.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Butte County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $62,711,000
  • Charges - Other: $27,784,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,693,000
    Regular Highways: $938,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $825,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $749,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,436,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $88,127,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $78,187,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $68,317,000
    Correctional Institutions: $28,009,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,954,000
    Police Protection: $21,210,000
    Local Fire Protection: $19,894,000
    Regular Highways: $18,298,000
    General - Other: $16,204,000
    Corrections - Other: $14,824,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,089,000
    Financial Administration: $8,857,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,227,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,085,000
    Libraries: $3,392,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,041,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,143,000
    Parks and Recreation: $62,000
    Sewerage: $35,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $6,830,000
    Highways: $4,280,000
    Housing and Community Development: $907,000
    General Local Government Support: $415,000
    Natural Resources: $168,000
    Education: $83,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,474,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $11,915,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $472,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $107,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,256,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $9,964,000
    Other: $632,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $68,616,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $58,098,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,044,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,527,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $15,204,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,142,000
    Royalties: $3,760,000
    Special Assessments: $1,219,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,193,000
    Rents: $211,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,217,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,508,000
    Regular Highways: $1,090,000
    Corrections - Other: $737,000
    Police Protection: $657,000
    Health - Other: $429,000
    Sewerage: $330,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $218,000
    Central Staff Services: $150,000
    General Public Building: $91,000
    Correctional Institutions: $69,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $37,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $180,168,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $180,676,000
    Education: $56,396,000
    Other: $42,515,000
    Health and Hospitals: $41,384,000
    Highways: $10,421,000
    General Local Government Support: $697,000
  • Tax - Property: $68,469,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,499,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,078,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,490,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,183,000
    Other License: $915,000
    Other Selective Sales: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,001,000

Butte County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $62,711,000
  • Charges - Other: $27,784,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,693,000
    Regular Highways: $938,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $825,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $749,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,436,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $88,127,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $78,187,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $68,317,000
    Correctional Institutions: $28,009,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,954,000
    Police Protection: $21,210,000
    Local Fire Protection: $19,894,000
    Regular Highways: $18,298,000
    General - Other: $16,204,000
    Corrections - Other: $14,824,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,089,000
    Financial Administration: $8,857,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,227,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,085,000
    Libraries: $3,392,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,041,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,143,000
    Parks and Recreation: $62,000
    Sewerage: $35,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $6,830,000
    Highways: $4,280,000
    Housing and Community Development: $907,000
    General Local Government Support: $415,000
    Natural Resources: $168,000
    Education: $83,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,474,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $11,915,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $472,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $107,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,256,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $9,964,000
    Other: $632,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $68,616,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $58,098,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,044,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,527,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $15,204,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,142,000
    Royalties: $3,760,000
    Special Assessments: $1,219,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,193,000
    Rents: $211,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,217,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,508,000
    Regular Highways: $1,090,000
    Corrections - Other: $737,000
    Police Protection: $657,000
    Health - Other: $429,000
    Sewerage: $330,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $218,000
    Central Staff Services: $150,000
    General Public Building: $91,000
    Correctional Institutions: $69,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $37,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $180,168,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $180,676,000
    Education: $56,396,000
    Other: $42,515,000
    Health and Hospitals: $41,384,000
    Highways: $10,421,000
    General Local Government Support: $697,000
  • Tax - Property: $68,469,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,499,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,078,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,490,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,183,000
    Other License: $915,000
    Other Selective Sales: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,001,000

Butte County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $62,711,000
  • Charges - Other: $27,784,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,693,000
    Regular Highways: $938,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $825,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $749,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,436,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $88,127,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $78,187,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $68,317,000
    Correctional Institutions: $28,009,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,954,000
    Police Protection: $21,210,000
    Local Fire Protection: $19,894,000
    Regular Highways: $18,298,000
    General - Other: $16,204,000
    Corrections - Other: $14,824,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,089,000
    Financial Administration: $8,857,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,227,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,085,000
    Libraries: $3,392,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,041,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,143,000
    Parks and Recreation: $62,000
    Sewerage: $35,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $6,830,000
    Highways: $4,280,000
    Housing and Community Development: $907,000
    General Local Government Support: $415,000
    Natural Resources: $168,000
    Education: $83,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,474,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $11,915,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $472,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $107,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,256,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $9,964,000
    Other: $632,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $68,616,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $58,098,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,044,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,527,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $15,204,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,142,000
    Royalties: $3,760,000
    Special Assessments: $1,219,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,193,000
    Rents: $211,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,217,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,508,000
    Regular Highways: $1,090,000
    Corrections - Other: $737,000
    Police Protection: $657,000
    Health - Other: $429,000
    Sewerage: $330,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $218,000
    Central Staff Services: $150,000
    General Public Building: $91,000
    Correctional Institutions: $69,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $37,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $180,168,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $180,676,000
    Education: $56,396,000
    Other: $42,515,000
    Health and Hospitals: $41,384,000
    Highways: $10,421,000
    General Local Government Support: $697,000
  • Tax - Property: $68,469,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,499,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,078,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,490,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,183,000
    Other License: $915,000
    Other Selective Sales: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,001,000

Butte County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $62,711,000
  • Charges - Other: $27,784,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,693,000
    Regular Highways: $938,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $825,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $749,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,436,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $88,127,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $78,187,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $68,317,000
    Correctional Institutions: $28,009,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,954,000
    Police Protection: $21,210,000
    Local Fire Protection: $19,894,000
    Regular Highways: $18,298,000
    General - Other: $16,204,000
    Corrections - Other: $14,824,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,089,000
    Financial Administration: $8,857,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,227,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,085,000
    Libraries: $3,392,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,041,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,143,000
    Parks and Recreation: $62,000
    Sewerage: $35,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $6,830,000
    Highways: $4,280,000
    Housing and Community Development: $907,000
    General Local Government Support: $415,000
    Natural Resources: $168,000
    Education: $83,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,474,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $11,915,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $472,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $107,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,256,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $9,964,000
    Other: $632,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $68,616,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $58,098,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,044,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,527,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $15,204,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,142,000
    Royalties: $3,760,000
    Special Assessments: $1,219,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,193,000
    Rents: $211,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,217,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,508,000
    Regular Highways: $1,090,000
    Corrections - Other: $737,000
    Police Protection: $657,000
    Health - Other: $429,000
    Sewerage: $330,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $218,000
    Central Staff Services: $150,000
    General Public Building: $91,000
    Correctional Institutions: $69,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $41,000
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $37,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $180,168,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $180,676,000
    Education: $56,396,000
    Other: $42,515,000
    Health and Hospitals: $41,384,000
    Highways: $10,421,000
    General Local Government Support: $697,000
  • Tax - Property: $68,469,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,499,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,078,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,490,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,183,000
    Other License: $915,000
    Other Selective Sales: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,001,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 10,655
  • Number of aged recipients: 1,067
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 9,588
  • Number of recipients under 18: 834
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 7,641
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 2,180
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 4,794
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 6,175
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 42 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED723$189,840851$190,2963,434$206,379159$144,98110$1,288,900457$164,339190$132,826
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED39$169,17986$191,012320$217,75653$49,1321$250,00057$177,14038$112,921
APPLICATIONS DENIED154$183,019198$184,0101,433$210,296135$61,9561$394,000198$160,460143$111,217
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN92$191,511126$186,190964$210,29947$97,9151$245,000118$165,59364$136,422
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS29$164,72421$214,714219$211,52510$193,8000$017$151,52911$143,909
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 36 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED74$234,36544$270,8185$224,4001$112,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED27$274,81524$268,3754$202,2502$217,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$326,10021$235,7140$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$275,5005$218,8000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$182,5000$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Butte, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Butte, CA - Value
Most common first names in Butte County, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,31175.3 years
William1,28776.1 years
Robert1,13273.3 years
James1,08173.4 years
Mary1,04681.0 years
Charles84376.5 years
George77977.9 years
Dorothy57779.0 years
Helen55580.9 years
Frank49777.3 years
Most common last names in Butte County, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith65477.3 years
Johnson43176.6 years
Jones36876.0 years
Brown34577.6 years
Miller31476.4 years
Williams30675.5 years
Davis29176.2 years
Anderson28976.5 years
Wilson22177.1 years
Martin21575.4 years
Businesses in Butte County, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven8Kohl's1
AMF Bowling1Kroger1
AT&T5La-Z-Boy1
Ace Hardware3Lane Furniture4
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
American Eagle Outfitters1Little Caesars Pizza4
Applebee's2Lowe's1
Arby's2Marriott2
AutoZone4MasterBrand Cabinets1
Avenue1McDonald's7
BMW1Men's Wearhouse1
Barnes & Noble1Motel 62
Baskin-Robbins4Motherhood Maternity1
Bath & Body Works1New Balance3
Bed Bath & Beyond1New York & Co1
Ben & Jerry's1Nike8
Best Western1Nissan1
Big O Tires2Office Depot1
Blockbuster1Old Navy1
Budget Car Rental1Olive Garden1
Burger King6Outback1
CVS6Outback Steakhouse1
Carl\s Jr.2Pac Sun1
Chevrolet2Panda Express1
Chico's1Payless3
Circle K2Penske1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pier 1 Imports1
Comfort Inn2Pizza Hut1
Costco1Quiznos3
Curves3RadioShack5
Dairy Queen2Red Lobster1
Days Inn2Rite Aid6
Dennys2SAS Shoes1
Discount Tire1Safeway1
Domino's Pizza1Sears6
Famous Footwear1Spencer Gifts1
Fashion Bug1Sprint Nextel3
FedEx26Staples1
Finish Line1Starbucks7
Foot Locker1Subaru1
Ford3Subway2
Forever 211Super 81
Fredericks Of Hollywood1T-Mobile7
GNC7T.J.Maxx1
GameStop4Taco Bell7
Gap1Target1
H&R Block5Toyota2
Holiday Inn2Toys"R"Us1
Hollister Co.1Trader Joe's1
Home Depot2True Value3
HomeTown Buffet1U-Haul15
Honda1UPS34
Hot Topic1Vans6
IHOP1Verizon Wireless2
JCPenney1Victoria's Secret1
Jack In The Box5Volkswagen1
Jamba Juice2Vons5
Jones New York6Walgreens5
Journeys1Walmart2
Justice1Wendy's1
KFC4Wet Seal1
Kincaid1YMCA1
Kmart2

Butte County on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"